30.4 C
Pyongyang
June 26, 2019

‘Inadequate agreement’ or ‘mutual will’?

While the U.S.-North Korea summit will be remembered as an historic event, the resultant agreement on denuclearization fell short of expectations. The joint statement...

Cadre-focused meeting announced after Kim Jong Un’s return

Reports have emerged that an emergency meeting was convened for Party officials immediately after Kim Jong Un’s return to North Korea from the US-NK...

[Photos] Street markets pop up in North Korea’s rural areas

The number of street-side vendors is increasing in North Korea’s rural regions, revealing yet another aspect of the country’s continuing marketization.   “For farmers, it’s...

Some North Koreans consider US-NK summit a result of Kim’s ‘resolute decision’

The North Korean media have reported on a positive response from residents in regards to the historic summit meeting between Chairman Kim Jong Un...

North Korean authorities export fell trees to China to buy fertilizer

The North Korean authorities have been implementing a reforestation initiative by forcibly mobilizing residents to participate in tree-planting projects along highways and railway tracks....

The U.S.-North Korea summit and the path to be taken by Kim Jong Un

North Korea's Korean Central News Agency reported in an article entitled ‘US-NK joint declaration adopted at US-NK summit’ that Chairman Kim Jong Un and...

North Koreans discontent over abandonment of nuclear weapons

North Korea's recent signing of a denuclearization agreement is said to be spreading negative sentiment among North Koreans. In a telephone conversation with Daily NK...

Restrictions on resident movement in Pyongyang strengthened around summit

There are reports of a tense atmosphere in North Korea due to the U.S.-North Korea summit, with strengthened security in the border regions and...

North Koreans share expectations on U.S.-North Korea summit

With all eyes on the first U.S.-North Korea summit, many North Korean residents appear to have high expectations that the talks will be successful...

Recent Articles